WAUSAU (WAOW) - The Wausau Police Department says a 17-year-old driver who reached over to the passenger seat of his car to prevent some items from falling swerved into another lane and collided head-on with a semi-truck.
No one was hurt.
Police say the accident happened Friday morning on 10th street near Townline Road. The speed limit on the street is 25 mph.
Police say the car's driver had his seat belt buckled. The Schofield teen was driving a 1996 Pontiac Grand Am.
Police reports did not indicate what was on the car seat that the driver didn't want to fall over.